Search results for "Tony Haygarth"

Gracie! (2009)

In 1939 Gracie Fields, the 'Queen of Hearts', is at the height of her success as a singer and actress and the whole nation seems to wish her a speedy recovery from cervical ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Brian Percival
CAST:  Jane Horrocks  •  Tom Hollander  •  Ellie Haddington  •  Tony Haygarth

Under the Greenwood Tree (2005) RT Audience 74%

DVD release: Apr 2006

Set in a rustic English village in the mid 19th century, Under The Greenwood Tree tells the story of a poor young man who falls for a middle-class schoolteacher and attempts ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Romance
DIRECTION:  Nicholas Laughland
CAST:  Keeley Hawes  •  James Murray  •  Terry Mortimer  •  Richard Leaf

Class Of '76 (2005)

Inspector Tom Monroe (Robert Carlyle) investigates the mysterious death of several people that the only thing they have in common is being classmates. In addition, the deaths ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ashley Pearce
CAST:  Robert Carlyle  •  Daniel Mays  •  Claire Skinner  •  Robert Glenister

Hornblower: Loyalty (2003)

Hornblower is given a dangerous mission to deliver an emigre French nobleman to a secret rendezvous near Brest while coping with enemy agents in his own ranks.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Andrew Grieve
CAST:  Ioan Gruffudd  •  Robert Lindsay  •  Paul McGann  •  Lorcan Cranitch

Chicken Run (2000) RT 97% / Audience 64%

DVD release: Nov 2000

Having been hopelessly repressed and facing eventual certain death at the British chicken farm where they are held, Rocky the american rooster and Ginger the chicken decide to ...  (more)

GENRES: Animation • Comedy • Family
DIRECTION:  Peter Lord  •  Nick Park
CAST:  Mel Gibson  •  Miranda Richardson  •  Timothy Spall  •  Imelda Staunton

Swept from the Sea (1998) RT 28% / Audience 76%

DVD release: Jul 1998

The film tells the story of Russian emigree and the only survivor from ship crash Yanko Goorall and servant Amy Foster in the end of 19th century. When Yanko enters a farm ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Romance
DIRECTION:  Beeban Kidron
CAST:  Rachel Weisz  •  Vincent Pérez  •  Ian McKellen  •  Kathy Bates

The Woodlanders (1998) RT Audience 39%

DVD release: Jun 2005

The story is set in late 19th century rural corner of South England. The daughter of timber merchant Melbury, Grace, returns to the town after finishing school. Her father now ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Foreign • Romance
DIRECTION:  Phil Agland
CAST:  Rufus Sewell  •  Emily Woof  •  Tony Haygarth  •  Cal Macaninch

Ivanhoe (1982) RT Audience 74%

DVD release: May 2009

This is a remake of Walter Scott's Ivanhoe. Ivanhoe, a worthy and noble knight, the champion of justice returns to England after the holy wars. He find England under the reign ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Douglas Camfield
CAST:  Anthony Andrews  •  James Mason  •  Sam Neill  •  Michael Hordern

Unman, Wittering and Zigo (1971) RT Audience 86%

A new school teacher learns that the previous teacher was killed by his pupils, and he fears the same will happen to him  (more)

GENRES: Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  John Mackenzie
CAST:  David Hemmings  •  Douglas Wilmer  •  Tony Haygarth  •  Carolyn Seymour

Dracula (1979) RT 64% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Oct 2000

Throughout history he has filled the hearts of men with terror, and the hearts of women with desire. The story of the greatest lover who ever lived, died, and lived again.  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Romance
DIRECTION:  John Badham
CAST:  Frank Langella  •  Laurence Olivier  •  Donald Pleasence  •  Kate Nelligan

A Private Function (1984) RT 100% / Audience 63%

DVD release: Jul 2005

Life isn't easy in 1947 Yorkshire, where strict post-war rationing is putting the squeeze on the townspeople. But when a working-class couple discover that the town's wealthy ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Malcolm Mowbray
CAST:  Michael Palin  •  Maggie Smith  •  Richard Griffiths  •  Denholm Elliott

Ghostboat (2006) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Sep 2008

Jack Hardy (David Jason) is the sole survivor of a mysterious submarine disaster in World War II. Now, in 1981, the ill-fated submarine Scorpion has resurfaced, miraculously ...  (more)

GENRES: Foreign • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stuart Orme
CAST:  David Jason  •  Julian Wadham  •  Tony Haygarth  •  Ian Puleston-Davies

Hornblower: Duty (2003)

The Hornblower series is based on C.S. Forester's classic maritime adventures - the story of one young man's struggle to become a leader of men. Set against the back drop of ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • War
DIRECTION:  Andrew Grieve
CAST:  Ioan Gruffudd  •  Robert Lindsay  •  Paul McGann  •  Ron Cook

Fields of Gold (2002)

A two-part conspiracy thriller starring Anna Friel. An eager young photographer and a bitter tabloid hack are sent to investigate mysterious deaths at a cottage hospital. But ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Bill Anderson
CAST:  Anna Friel  •  Phil Davis  •  Max Beesley  •  James Fleet

The Dressmaker (1988) RT Audience 100%

In England during World War II, a repressed dressmaker and her sister struggle looking after their 17-year-old niece, who is having a delusional affair with an American soldier.  (more)

CAST:  Joan Plowright  •  Billie Whitelaw  •  Pete Postlethwaite  •  Jane Horrocks

Clockwise (1986) RT Audience 66%

DVD release: Dec 2001

An uncompromising British school headmaster finds himself beset by one thing going wrong after another.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Christopher Morahan
CAST:  John Cleese  •  Penny Leatherbarrow  •  Sharon Maiden  •  Alison Steadman